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SUNDAY REWIND: No one is immune to cognitive bias

BY Louron Pratt on October 2, 2022

No one is immune to cognitive biases. Cindy Alvarez, Principle Researcher at Microsoft and Author of Lean Customer Development wanted us to recognize this fact at #mtpcon San Francisco 2018. In this Sunday Rewind, we look back on this talk and what we learned from her keynote. […] Read more »

Learnings from London: The secret sauce to hiring great product people by Kate Leto

BY Louron Pratt on September 30, 2022

Today, we look back to the not-so-distant past of pre-pandemic times at #mtpcon London 2019. Kate Leto examines the importance of emotional intelligence in individuals and teams and asks how it can be used to make better hiring decisions. […] Read more »

3 myths that get in the way of product adoption by Martina Lauchengo

BY Eira Hayward on September 29, 2022 for Prioritised Members

In this keynote session at #mtpcon SF+Americas 2022, Martina Lauchengco, Partner at SVPG and author of Loved: How to rethink marketing for tech products, unpicks three myths of Product that get in the way of driving product adoption. […] Read more »

Incomplete by design - Matt LeMay at MTP Engage Hamburg 2022

BY Hilary Reynolds on September 26, 2022 for Prioritised Members

Incomplete by Design…finishing documents is making it harder for your team. Matt LeMay’s closing keynote at MTP Engage Hamburg was a beautiful reminder of the power of collectively designing as a team unit to solve problems. Watch the video below in full or read on for a recap of some of the key takeaways. […] Read more »

Giving direction in product with Janna Bastow, Chiedza Muguti, and Nacho Bassino

BY Arne Kittler on September 22, 2022

This session On Giving Direction as a product manager was one of the themed sessions during MTPEngage Hamburg 2022. A stellar line-up of speakers shared their respective perspectives on how product leaders or product managers provide others with the necessary orientation to pull in one direction. […] Read more »

Learnings from London: Critical thinking for product teams by Teresa Torres

BY Louron Pratt on September 16, 2022

This week on our Learnings from London series, we go back to #mtpcon London 2017 to this illuminating talk by Teresa Torres. She shares a visual aid to help you focus your team’s energies and improve critical thinking. […] Read more »

Prioritising customer needs with Dan Olsen

BY Jon Horvath on September 12, 2022 for Prioritised Members

In this keynote session at #mtpcon SF+Americas 2022, Dan Olsen, author of The Lean Product Playbook shares the importance versus satisfaction framework, and demonstrates how spending time understanding problems, rather than offering solutions, results in better products. […] Read more »

Learnings from #mtpcon: Donna Lichaw on crafting products that engage

BY Eira Hayward on September 9, 2022

This look at what we’ve learned from years past at #mtpcon London takes us back to 2016 and a talk from Donna Lichaw on the importance of storytelling in product management: Crafting products that engage. Donna is a film-school graduate turned product specialist, and she uses her experience in film to develop and advocate a […] Read more »

Ethics and magic algorithms - MTP Hamburg Engage 2022

BY Björn-Torge Schulz on September 8, 2022

At MTP Engage Hamburg 2022, there was a whole slot dedicated to the responsibility of a product manager, with two experts speaking on this pressing topic. Here you can see and read what Roisi Proven and Cennydd Bowles had to say. […] Read more »

SUNDAY REWIND: Innovation is broken by Janice Fraser

BY Louron Pratt on September 4, 2022

In this week’s Sunday Rewind, we look back to when Investor, Speaker, and expert in management practices, Janice Fraser, took the main stage at #mtpcon San Fransisco 2017 to discuss how to tackle change in large organisations, and why it’s so important […] Read more »